Parodia plant grow and care – cactus of the genus Parodia also known as Ball cactus, Parodia plant perennial plant and used as ornamental stems and flowers drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean, subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 10-12, possible to grow with the right overwinter care in hardiness zone 10a (especially for seedling)

Stem color green (and rarely yellow) the shape is oval, the spines cover the entire stem angles white or yellow color.

Parodia plant flowers

Flower color light yellow, pink, orange, purple or red, the flower bloom on top of cactus in bowl shape.

Parodia plant for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Orange flower
  • Pink flower
  • Purple flower
  • Red flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Slow growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Cactus
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Drought tolerant plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
Watering plants
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12